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  • Jean-Paul Sartre
    Jean-Paul Sartre
    French writer and philosopher 1905-1980
    Jean-Paul Sartre
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    It is only in our decisions that we are important.
  • Fred Astaire
    Fred Astaire
    American dancer, singer, actor and choreographer 1899-1987
    Fred Astaire
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    The higher up you go, the more mistakes you are allowed. Right at the top, if you make enough of them, it's considered to be your style.
  • Lawrence Durrell
    Lawrence Durrell
    British Author 1912-1990
    Lawrence Durrell
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    It's unthinkable not to love - you'd have a severe nervous breakdown. Or you'd have to be Philip Larkin.
  • Going from a child actor to an adult actor is not an easy thing, and I was sort of lost in a no man's land for a while, trying to figure out who I was as a person, and going from a young actor to an adult actor.
  • George Washington Carver
    George Washington Carver
    American botanist and inventor 1860-1943
    George Washington Carver
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    Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise.
  • J. G. Ballard
    J. G. Ballard
    British author 1930-
    J. G. Ballard
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    Pop artists deal with the lowly trivia of possessions and equipment that the present generation is lugging along with it on its safari into the future.
  • Simone Weil
    Simone Weil
    French philosopher 1909-1943
    Simone Weil
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    The afflicted are not listened to. They are like someone whose tongue has been cut out and who occasionally forgets the fact. When they move their lips no ear perceives any sound. And they themselves soon sink into impotence in the use of language, because of the certainty of not being heard.
  • Bjorn Ulvaeus
    Bjorn Ulvaeus
    Swedish songwriter, producer, member of ABBA 1945-
    Bjorn Ulvaeus
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    Some values must be universal, like human rights and the equal worth of every human being.
  • Cass Sunstein
    Cass Sunstein
    American legal scholar 1954-
    Cass Sunstein
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    If the prospect of a bad result gets the heart racing - a plane crash, a terrible disease, a loss of 30 percent of your portfolio - most people will take strong steps to avoid it. They will pay too little attention to a comforting thought, which is that worst-case scenarios usually don't come to fruition.
  • Barbara Amiel
    Barbara Amiel
    British journalist, writer, and socialite 1940-
    Barbara Amiel
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    When virtue is at liberty, so to some extent is vice.
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